White Officers and Black Troops, 1863-1865
D'Entremont, John Philip, Corcoran Department of History, University of Virginia
Flatt, J., University of Virginia
This paper discusses the commissioning of Black Troops in American History and the Shaw memorial and examines the backgrounds and assumptions of certain white officers who commanded black troops, and the backgrounds and assumptions of the black troops.
MA (Master of Arts)
History, United States, African American troops, Civil War, 1861-1865
Digitization of this thesis was made possible by a generous grant from the Jefferson Trust, 2015.
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